About Us

Main Content

Data Science Staff

Robert Hester.jpg

Robert Hester, PhD
Interim Chair
Professor, Physiology and Biophysics
Phone: (601) 984-2696
Office: TR501-02
Faculty profile

Nobles,-Yolanda-052416-High-Res.jpgYolanda Nobles, MS, MHA
Director of Operations
Phone: (601) 984-1933
Office: TR502-03
Staff profile
Diez,-Candela-042915-High-Res.jpgCandela Diez
Executive Assistant
Phone: (601) 984-2696
Office: TR501
Staff profile

Biostatisticians and Data Scientists


Chad Blackshear, MS
Biostatistician II
Phone: (601) 984-4365
Office: TR523
Staff profile


Sheeba Ogirala, MS, MBA
Biostatistician II - Analytics
Phone: (601) 815-8548
Office: TR529
Staff profile

Ansari,-Md-Abu-Yusuf.jpgMd. Yusuf Ansari, MS
Biostatistician I
Phone: (601) 984-2703
Office: TR527
Staff profile
.Yu,-Snow-20190815-01-High-Res.jpgXue "Snow" Yu, MS
Biostatistician I
Phone: (601) 984-2744
Office: TR524
Staff profile
Henegan,-James.jpgJames A. Henegan, PhD, MS, MA
Data Scientist I
Phone: (601) 984-2696
Office: TR528
Staff profile